A RHYTHM GUITAR PRIMER:
Keep that pick hand moving in time, until it becomes second nature.
A VITAL RESOURCE FOR PRACTISING AND IMPROVING RHYTHM GUITAR SKILLS:
Practise strumming complex rhythm patterns and get your timing perfect!
A USEFUL SONGWRITING TOOL:
Find the perfect groove for your next song!
Strumming in 8ths is:
* 4 down-strums on the numbered beats
* 4 up-strums on the 'ands':
1 & 2 & 3 & 4 & = down, up, down, up, down, up, down, up.
Strumming in 16ths is:
* 8 down-strums on the numbered beats and the 'ands'
* 8 up-strums on the in-betweens:
1 e & a 2 e & a 3 e & a 4 e & a = down, up, down, up, etc...
IMPORTANT: Always keep your strumming hand moving up and down evenly - including rest strokes.
• Practice with a click and one of 27 chord shapes.
• Save your favourite patterns
• Shake to randomise the pattern
• Different notation types
• Muted and ringing chords
Designed and produced in collaboration with guitarist and tutor Simon Nelson
Fixes a crash on iOS 9. This was due to changes to the behaviour when AAC audio files were decoded. As a quick fix I have switched to uncompressed mono audio files.
Hopefully stereo samples will be back in the next version!
Ratings and Reviews
Kudos to the developer! This has been a really helpful app to me working on my rhythmic guitar skills! I recommend it all the time.
Great strum pattern trainer
The UI is clean once you figure it out. It is great to work on patterns that are hard to get the hang of.
great to learn strum patterns and new chords - free, clean layout and lots of options
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.